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Colorado theater shooter James Holmes' notebook: Attack plans and ramblings
Colorado theater shooter James Holmes' notebook: Attack plans and ramblings

James E. Holmes dedicated the brown spiral notebook, filled with plans for mayhem and the philosophical rantings of a seemingly unhinged mind, to his family: “To Goober Chrissy Bobbo Love yuhs.” The 27-year-old is on trial for his life after committing one of the worst mass shootings in American history, and the slim volume released to the public Wednesday is the central piece of evidence in the widely watched trial. Holmes' mental state is the main question facing jurors, and the book offers an unfiltered look at how the onetime neuroscience graduate student thinks. His attorneys hope it will help persuade the jury that Holmes is insane. Prosecutors count on it to prove...

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